Sitar by Gear4music, Bird Head Design
Sitar by Gear4music, Bird Head DesignDetails
The Sitar is one of the most common instruments in Indian Classical music ensemble. Featuring 7 primary plus 11 sympathetic strings, this instrument creates a rich and authentic tone that provides a drone throughout the music. This hand carved instrument has been carefully decorated, including a wonderfully designed bird head style peg box. The sitar also comes with a soft carry bag as well as a hard protective wooden case.
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Authentic Resonant Sitar
The Sitar by Gear4music has seven main steel strings that run over the raised frets. The remaining 11 strings are sympathetic strings (or taraf tar), which when tuned, resonate in correspondence to the main strings. This is enhanced by the hand carved size 12 wooden kadu ka tumba (body). This authentic sounding instrument will fit in perfectly with any Indian Classical music ensemble
Hand Built and Decorated
This sitar has been carefully hand crafted by master technicians and the result is a hugely decorative instrument that looks authentic and is unique to any other. The kunti (tuning pegs) have been intricately made as has the head of the instrument to give a classy look.
Heavy Duty Case and Soft Cover Bag
The sitar comes with both a hard case and a soft gig bag. The heavy duty case has been made from solid wood, which has been covered in a vinyl finish. The inside is moulded to give ultimate protection and layered in a red plush fabric. The case also includes to lockable shutters which can keep the instrument very safe. The soft gig bag is great for portability and features two carry handles.<
- Body Material: Hollow Wood, Handcarved
- Main Strings: 7
- Sympathetic Strings: 11
- Peg Box Design: Bird Head Design
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Gear4music have teamed up with some of the best manufacturers from around the world to develop our own line of music equipment. Our goal is to provide our customers with a wide choice of high quality, sensibly priced musical instruments.
Using our many years of collective experience we have developed a wide range of instruments and equipment including drum kits, acoustic and electric guitars, woodwind, brass, string instruments and speaker systems. We are proud to offer these to our customers alongside hundreds of other well-known brands. Working closely with our carefully chosen manufacturers, we endeavour to produce reliable, great sounding instruments at a price that is accessible to all. Our musical equipment is made to the same exacting standards that you expect from other highly regarded brands - this is backed up by our standard 30 Day Money Back Guarantee.
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